detroit on Townhall

Ransom Notes Radio - Tue Jul 23

When the City emerges from bankruptcy, they will have an opportunity to be the next great story of American endurance and ingenuity. . . Or they can continue to be the story of Liberal failure. Michael Schaus weighs in on the potential behind Detroit’s fiscal woes. ... more

Michael Schaus - Tue Jul 23

Not that I'm optimistic. . . But. . . Detroit could quickly become a tale of American excellence – rather than a tale of the welfare-state’s incompetence. ... more

Rachel Alexander - Mon Jul 22

Mike Shedlock - Mon Jul 22

On Friday, a Michigan Circuit Judge Rosemarie Aquilina ruled Detroit bankruptcy is unconstitutional. The whole point of bankruptcy court is to resolve debt issues that cannot be paid. It is impossible for Detroit to meet its pension obligations and the only way to resolve the issue is in bankruptcy court. ... more

Michael Schaus - Mon Jul 22

A Michigan judge, in a stunning display of impartiality and balance, said the bankruptcy should be withdrawn in part because it failed to honor “the (United States) president, who took (Detroit’s auto companies) out of bankruptcy.” Making the claim that President Obama saved the Auto Industry is like saying Neville Chamberlin saved Britain. ... more

Larry Kudlow - Sat Jul 20

Rich Galen - Fri Jul 19

Mike Shedlock - Fri Jul 19

The Detroit bankruptcy is a good thing, and it will be even better when numerous other cities, bankrupted by public union greed, do exactly the same thing. ... more